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What’s the Difference Between Ham and Pork?

What can I Cook with Ham? Cooking with ham is far more about what you add the ham to, than making it a central part of your dish — though this is certainly possible, even favorable at times like Christmas, some people will opt for ham as opposed to a turkey, due to the cost. You may even decide to go the whole hog and opt for a full pig roast. Ham can be added to just about everything — they’re a favorite in eggs,…

Roasted Pork Butt Shoulder with Salt and Pepper

What is the Tastiest Part of a Pig?

From the chops to the bacon to the fall-off-the-bone cuts of ham. You can try whatever cut you like, from whatever part of the pig you like – for those who love pork of any sort, it’s a dream come true. Sausages! Perhaps, for you, the best part of the pig is not in fact the meat itself, but what is made from it! Now, of course, one can make sausages from just about anything – you could make turkey sausages if you wanted to…

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Benefits of Corporate Catering During the Pandemic

DRJ Catering takes the threat of Coronavirus very seriously and keeps up-to-date with the latest public health recommendations and regulations surrounding catered food. Socially-Distanced, Pre-Prepared Meals Are The Way To Go For those who are still going into the office every day, DRJ offers an outdoors alternative. This is ideal for those seeking to get out of their office environment and book an outdoor experience never to be forgotten. Drop-Off Catering Options For those who wish to keep their circle small, DRJ offers drop-off catering…

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Best Dishes for Christmas Eve?

Doing Christmas Differently? That’s OK. Christmas and winter are not usually the times of the year we associate with barbecuing or outdoor cooking of any kind whatsoever. However, if you are living in one of the Southern states, winter is a little different – certainly warmer than in other parts of the United States. Therefore, you might want to try something a little different for your Christmas eve get-together – an outdoor barbecue party! For those who would rather DO something a little differently something…

vegan thanksgiving squash soup

How To Make Vegan-Friendly Dishes For Thanksgiving Dinner

Mushroom Wellington Mushroom Wellington is a vegan twist on a traditional British dish known as “Beef Wellington”, it’s a casserole bake, basically. One usually bakes beef in the middle of a pastry wrap, covering the beef with all sorts of spices and sauces and the like before covering the dish in pastry and baking it in the oven. Mushroom Wellington essentially does the same thing, but with mushrooms as opposed to steak, use Portobello mushrooms for best results, layered with spinach and cooked on a…

roast duck with potato dumplings and plums

Best Tips For A Delicious Thanksgiving Dinner

That is until you try pig roasts, that’s right, whole pigs. Thanksgiving wouldn’t be complete without the meat and whether your choice is turkey, ham or a whole pig, it’s guaranteed to please. You can generally choose from multiple different types of pig roast packages, too! Starting with a Backyard Pig Roast, where the whole pig is cooked right in your backyard, displayed at your home for an hour and then served to your guests with a choice of two dipping sauces. Or you might…

Scary sausage mummies in dough with funny eyes on table

What Are Some Original Halloween Party Ideas?

Jack-o-lanterns and cobwebs are always a traditional place to start, but there’s many new options out there too. Think of something recent for the theme, like Stranger Things, Among Us, or the new German TV show Dark to really get the party started. Just remember that the décor has to match the demographics, as you wouldn’t want to have Texas Chainsaw Massacre playing on the TV at a children’s Halloween party, right? Outrageous Outfits Ask anyone and they’ll tell you that no party can ever…

fall catered wedding table with fall colors decor

What Dishes Can Be Served At A Wedding In The Fall

Fall is famous for flavors that really stimulate the palette like pumpkin, apples, cinnamon, chutneys, rich sauces, artisanal cheeses, and a wide variety of root vegetables. There really are so many simple yet delicious foods that are not only perfectly paired with the season, but they also have that romantic vibe you want at a wedding. Comfort Foods Just like when the weather starts getting chillier at home, comfort food should definitely be on the menu at your fall wedding. Lean heavily on warmer foods…

Homemade pork sausages for dinner

What Makes The Perfect BBQ Party?

Great Food A BBQ is nothing without great food and there are so many options available, you may have a hard time deciding! Here are some of our top choices: Southern Style: A great southern style barbecue includes entrees, sides, dessert and the mains – with something to suit all palettes. Ideal meat options include pulled pork, smoked ribs, beef brisket, turkey legs and chicken wings; while the perfect southern sides are baked beans, mac and cheese, collard greens, okra and of course, French fries.…

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Is Having A Buffet At A Wedding Tacky?

One word: Buffet. Right now, you might be wondering if having a buffet at a wedding is tacky? We’re going to say straight up, no. Here’s why: Buffets Offer Variety It’s hard finding suitable food for everyone at your wedding, particularly if you have a large number of guests. You’re guaranteed to have guests who simply don’t like chicken, beef or vegetable options; and there are going to be those who would prefer to just have a salad, and others who simply want dessert. With…